Juneteenth

Detroit Evening Report: Juneteenth is now an official state holiday in Michigan

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed bipartisan legislation declaring Juneteenth a state holiday in Michigan. Subscribe to the Detroit Evening Report on...

Detroit Today: How Juneteenth helps bring communities together

This week marks the first time Detroit recognizes Juneteenth as a paid holiday for city workers. The federal government officially...

Detroit Evening Report: Detroit City Council approves Juneteenth as paid holiday for city workers

Detroit will recognize Juneteenth as a paid holiday for city workers. Listen and Subscribe to the Detroit Evening Report NPR...

BLKBOK Commemorates Juneteenth – Performance & Conversation with Ann Delisi

Detroit Neo-Classical pianist BLKBOK joins Ann Delisi on Tuesday, June 20th at 7:30pm at Willis Show Bar for an intimate performance and conversation to...

Juneteenth and what its federal holiday status says about us

After President Joe Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act into law in 2021, this year marked the first...

Detroit to host a Juneteenth event on Sunday

The Metro-Detroit Black Business Alliance, in partnership with the City of Detroit and other organizations, is hosting a Juneteenth Freedom...

Photos: Wayne State University kicks off Juneteenth celebration

Wayne State University kicked off its 2022 WSU Juneteenth Opening Celebration on Monday with African performances, a voter registration drive,...